Our Staff, Rossall School, North West, England

Staff List

  • Leadership Executive

    Head Mr Jeremy Quartermain, MA, M.Phil
    Senior Deputy Head Ms Dina Porovic, MSci
    Deputy Head (Boarding) and Designated Safeguarding Lead Mrs Emma Williams, BSc, PGCE
    Bursar Emma Sanderson, MA, MBA, PGCE
    Head of Preparatory School and Nursery, and Designated Safeguarding Lead (Prep including EYFS) Mr Matthew Turner, BSc (Hons), PGCE

     

  • Heads of Years

    Year 7 Mrs Clare Cohen
    Year 8 Miss Catherine Latham, BA
    Year 9 Mrs Sophie Robinson
    Year 10 Mr Phil Harwood, MPharmacol, PGCE
    Year 11 Mrs Catherine Stacker BSc (Hons), PGCE
    Year 12 Miss Zoe Lynes, BA (Hons), PGCE
    Year 13 Mr Nick Crombie, BA (Hons)
  • Houseparents

    Anchor Mr Lee Gair and Mrs Helen Gair
    Dolphin Mrs Sharon Wright
    Dragon Mr Jack Cropper
    Maltese Cross Mr Simon Baker
    Mitre Fleur de Lys Mr Samuel Roberts
    Pelican Mr Mark Dixon and Mrs Kerstin Dixon
    Rose Dr Jill and Mr Peter Bradburn
    Spread Eagle Miss Nicola Pentelow and Mr David Newell
    Wren Ms Charlotte Townsend
  • Academic Departments

    Art

    Art Teacher Mrs Caroline Cox (Heyes), HND, BA(Hons)
    Head of Department Miss Laura P. Heap, BA (Hons), PGCE
    Art Teacher, Graphics Teacher & Head of Year 8 Miss Catherine Latham, BA (Hons)
    Art Teacher and Graphics Teacher Mrs Amanda Morton, BA (Hons)
    Photography and Art Teacher Miss Cathy Sharp, BA ( Hons), BTEC Dip, FA (Acting HOD)

    Astronomy Centre

    Dr Nick Lister F.R.A.S.

    Business Studies and Economics

    Teacher of Business and Economics Mr Jonathan Cohen
    Teacher of Business and Economics Mr Neil Cushley, BSc, PGCE
    Head of Business and Economics Mr Neil Parkinson, BA (Hons)
    Teacher of Business and Economics Mrs Sharon A Wright, LLB Business Law, PGCE

    CCF

    Director Adventure Leadership, CCF Contingent Commander and DofE Manager. Major Lee Magowan, BA (Hons), MBA
    Officer Major Emma Williams

    Classics

    Head of Classics Mr Benjamin Clark, BA, PGCE

    Drama & LAMDA

    LAMDA Coordinator and Theatre Technician Mr Christopher Campbell, BA
    Head of Drama Mr David Newell, MA
    English Teacher and Drama Teacher Mr Andrew Veitch, BA (Hons), QTS

    Design Technology

    DT Teacher & PHSE Coordinator Miss Elizabeth Hall, BA, PGCE
    Head of Department Mr Lee Hodgetts, BA (Hons)

    EAL

    EAL Teacher Ms J Cheah-Pritchard, B. Ed (Hons), MA in ELT, TESL
    EAL Teacher Mr William Collins, BA (Hons), PTLLS, PGCE, MA
    Head of Department Mrs Cheryl Wolstencroft, M.Ed TESOL, BA (Hons)

    English

    English Teacher and Director of Sixth Form Mr Nick Crombie, BA (Hons)
    Head of Department Mr Hugh Fitzherbert-Brockholes, BA (Hons), PGCE
    English Teacher Mr Tom McNab, BA (Hons), PGCE
    English Teacher Miss Ifa Mithiborwala, BA (Hons)
    English Teacher Miss Nicola Pentelow, BA (Hons), PGCE
    English & Classics Teacher and Head of Academic Enrichment Miss Jessica Riley, MA (Hons), PGCE
    English Teacher and Drama Teacher Mr Andrew Veitch, BA (Hons), QTS

    Examinations Officer

    Miss Kirstie Allen

    Food & Nutrition

    Head of Food & Nutrition Miss Clare James, BA (Hons), PGD
    Food & Nutrition Teacher Mrs Fiona Quartermain

    Geography

    Geography Teacher Mr Peter Bradburn, BSc, PGCE
    Geography Teacher and Director of Public Benefit Mr Mark Bradley, BSc (Hons), PGCE
    Geography Teacher and Chair of Common Room Mr Anthony Fairhurst, BA (Hons), PGCE, PGCRM
    Head of Geography Mr Matthew Hall, BSc (Hons), PGCE

    History

    History & Politics Teacher and Director of Public Benefit Mr Mark Bradley
    Head of History & Politics Mr David Clarke, BA (Hons), MA, M.Phil, PGCE
    History & Politics Teacher and Chair of Common Room Mr Anthony Fairhurst
    History Teacher & Debating Coordinator Mr Daniel Hall, BA (Hons), PGCE
    History & Politics Teacher Miss Zoe Lynes, BA (Hons), PGCE

    Learning Development

    Learning Development Mr Dale Caldwell
    Learning Development Mrs Helen Gair
    Learning Development Mrs Fiona Gallagley
    Assistant Head of Learning Development Mrs Wendy Jackson
    Learning Development Ms Jacqueline Lawton
    Learning Development Miss Julia Morgan
    Head of Learning Development Mrs Fiona Quartermain, BA, MA, PGCE
    Learning Development Ms Justine Sutherland

    Mathematics

    Mathematics Teacher Mr Philip Butterworth, BSc (Hons)
    Mathematics Teacher Dr Matthew Cherukara, MSci, DPhil, PGCE
    Mathematics Teacher Mrs Swinny Coutinho, BEd, MSc and BSc.
    Mathematics Teacher Mr Euan Holden, BEng
    Mathematics Teacher and Head of Sixth Form Maths Mr Christopher Sharpe, MSc, BSc, PGCE
    Head of Department Mr Alex Shaw, MPhys, MA, PGCE
    Mathematics Teacher and Head of Upper School (Year 10 & 11) Mrs Catherine Stacker, BSc (Hons), PGCE
    Mathematics Teacher Mr Cyrus Yow, MEng, MA, PGCE

    Modern Foreign Languages

    Head of Spanish Dr Louisa Adcock, BA, MA, PhD
    Spanish Teacher Mrs Samantha Attfield, MA, BA, PGCE
    French and German Teacher Mr Andrew Butcher, BA (Hons), MA, PGCE
    Head of German & Director of European Admissions Dr Doris Dohmen, I.Staats-examen, DrPhil,PGCE
    German Teacher Mr Edward Einsiedler, BA, PGCE
    Spanish and German Teacher Miss Denise Hoban, BA, PGCE
    French Teacher Miss Charlotte Townsend, BA, PGCE
    Head of Chinese Relations and Development Mrs Cynthia Wang, BEd (Hons), MEd, PGCE

    Music

    Director of Music Mr Adam Dobson, PGCE, BMus
    Graduate Musician in Residence Miss Lucy Mullin, BMus (Hons)
    Music Teacher Miss Georgina Silverton, BMus (Hons), PGCE
    Piano Technician Mrs Marianne Bailey
    Piano and Flute Teacher Mrs Rebecca Hall
    Drum Teacher Mr Anthony Harrison
    Woodwind Teacher Mr Russell Irwin
    Vocal Coach Miss Gillian Littlefair
    Piano and Organ Teacher Mr Alistair Mackenzie
    Piano Teacher Miss Hazel Nguyen
    Associate Professor of Piano Mr Martin Roscoe
    Guitar Teacher Mr Nicholas Powlesland
    Cello Teacher Miss Bethan Thompson

    Physical Education

    PE Teacher Mr Simon Baker, B.Ed, M.Ed
    Director of Cricket Mr Joshua Boyne, BSc
    Director of Sport Mr Jack Cropper, BA (Hons) MA, PGCE
    Golf Assistant Coach Miss Beth Garton
    Director of Golf Mr Stuart Hemmings
    Head of Academic PE Mr Mike Kelly, BSc (Hons), PGCE
    Director of Football Mr Joseph Newson, BA, PGCE and UEFA A License
    PE Teacher and Assistant Head of Boarding Mr Samuel Roberts, BA (Hons), PGCE
    PE Teacher & Head of BTEC Sport Miss Sophie Robinson, BSc (Hons), PGCE

    PE Teacher Mrs Emma Williams, BSc, PGCE

    Psychology

    Psychology Teacher Mrs Jennifer Moore, BSc, B.Ed
    Head of Department Miss Jennie Smethurst

    Religion, Philosophy and Ethics

    Religious Studies & Philosophy Mrs Kerstin Dixon, BA, I.Staats-examen, PGCE
    Head of Religious Studies and Philosophy Dr Philip Mallaband, BA (Hons), MA, PhD, PGCE 

    Science

    Laboratory Technician Mrs Elizabeth Anderson, BSc (Hons)
    Biology Teacher Dr Jill Bradburn, BSc, MSc, PhD, PGCE
    Chemistry Teacher Mrs Janine Chelton, BSc (Hons), PGCE
    Chemistry Teacher and Head of Lower School (Years 7, 8 & 9) Mrs Clare Cohen, BSc (Hons), PGCE
    Physics Teacher Mr Mark Dixon, BSc, PGCE
    Head of Biology & Chemistry Mrs Rebecca Dowd, BSc, PGCE
    Chemistry Teacher & Head of Year 10 Mr Phil Harwood, MPharmacol, PGCE
    Physics Teacher Dr Tom Hughes, MSci (Hons), PhD, PGCE, CPhys, FRAS
    Science Teacher and Staff Mentor Mr Ky Hutchinson, BSc, PGCE
    Chemistry Teacher and Director of the International Baccalaureate Mrs Lauren Laird, MSci (Hons), PGCE
    Head of Science and Physics Mr Andrew Millington, BSc (Hons), PGCE
    Senior Science Technician Mrs Victoria Pearson
    Laboratory Technician Mr Kevin Walker

  • Preparatory School

    Preparatory School

    Prep Teacher (Year 6) Teacher and Deputy Head including Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead Mr Lawrence Condon, BA (Hons), PGCE
    Head of Pre-Prep (Year 2) Miss Grace Finney, BSc, PGCE
    Music Teacher Mrs Rebecca Hall, GTCL, ALCM, LTCL, PGCE
    Prep Teacher (Year 5) Mrs Samantha Kenmare, Bed (Hons)
    Prep School Secretary Miss Alison Lochner, BA (Hons)
    Prep Teacher (Year 3) Mrs Rebecca Payne, MA (Hons), PGCE
    Pre-Prep Teacher (Year 1) Mrs Tina Roberts, BA, QTS
    Prep Teacher (Year 6) Mr Brett Rund, MA, PGCE
    Higher Level Teaching Assistant Miss Kate Santamera
    Prep Teacher (Year 4) Miss Nicola Thomas, BA (Hons), QTS
    Pre-Prep Teacher (Reception) Mrs Alison Trippier, BA (Hons), PGCE
    Head Mr Matthew Turner, BSc (Hons), PGCE
  • Nursery Staff

    Nursery Key Worker Jayne Beddis
    Nursery Key Worker Adelle Broderick
    Deputy Director of Nursery Miss Ashleigh Collins
    Nursery Key Worker Katrina Courtney
    Nursery Key Worker Katie Crossley
    Nursery Key Worker Macy Emsley
    Nursery Key Worker Mari-Ann Farrell-Villalba
    Nursery Key Worker Alison Hart
    Nursery Key Worker Jodie Healy
    Nursery Key Worker Ellie-Jay Heatley
    Nursery Key Worker Samantha Ilsley
    Nursery Key Worker Katie-Louise Preston
    Nursery Key Worker Olivia Simms
    Director of Nursery Mrs Nikola Stott
    Nursery Key Worker Mrs Pam Taylor, Certificate in Nursery Nursing
    Nursery Key Worker/Teacher Miss Kayleigh Ward, PGCE in Primary Education
  • Support Staff

    Foundation / Development

    Director of Rossall Foundation Mr Henry Shepherd

    Old Rossallian Club

    Mr Ian Preston

    Support Staff

    Head of Human Resources and Compliance and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead Mrs Stephanie Capstick
    Maintenance & Health & Safety Manager Mr Lee Cox
    Matron Mrs Doreen Crossley
    Senior Catering Manager Mr Tim Fletcher
    Fees Administrator Mrs Lisa Guest
    Administration Assistant Miss Emily Hassall
    International Registrar Asia, Australasia, Russia and CIS region Ms Susan Houghton
    International Registrar Spain, Africa and the Middle East Mrs Thea Hutchings
    HR and Compliance Officer Miss Emma James-German
    Director of Logistics and Operations Mrs Katie Lee, MA
    Head of Admissions Europe (including Germany, but excluding Spain) Ms Gillian Leggett
    School Reception Mrs Anne Mather
    Director of Studies Mr Christopher Payne, MEd, PGCE, MA
    Digital Marketing Manager Mrs Amy Pendlebury, BA (Hons)
    Finance Manager Ms Dawn Ridgway
    Estates Manager Mr John Reader
    Nursery & Junior School Registrar Mrs Lisa Rhodes
    PA to the Headmaster Mrs Olive Roberts
    Director of Commercial Enterprise Mrs Melanie Schwab
    Graphic Designer Miss Lore Walsh, BA (Hons)
    PA to the Deputy Head Mrs Sharon Wright
  • Pupil Welfare

    Director of Health and Wellbeing

    Mrs Gemma Turner, Registered Nurse (Child), SCPHN (School Nursing), BSc Hons

    Independent Listener

    Kaley Vaughton

    Medical Centre

    Mrs Michelle Birks – Registered Nurse, Independant Nurse Prescriber
    Mrs Jennifer Richardson – Registered Nurse (Adult), Specialist Practitioner, Community Practitioner Nurse Prescriber, BSc Hons
    Mrs Gemma Turner
  • Summer School

    Summer School Director Mrs Catherine Watts